|feeel "FUM" [samarch040] - feeel|
marking their 4th release to date, feeel has returned with their newest album "FUM". from acoustic guitar and percussion rambles to mangled analog synth and distorted electric guitar - this album is a collection of experimental beauty and rumbling, fumbling arrangements. samsa is proud to bring you what could be feeel's most interesting work..... visit: www.geocities.com/feeel_music
Keywords: Psychedelic; Lo-fi Love Rock; Experimental; Noise, Lo-Fi, Psychedelic; Lo-Fi; Free Psych-Folk; Dark folk; Avantgarde; Abstract sound art
Downloads: 6,260 (1 review)
|cory thrall "the cave is caving in" [samarch038] - Cory Thrall|
cory thrall's follow-up to his recent "Black Tape" album (infinite sector 2005), this is an album of many sounds.....from acoustic, softly sung songs to frantic experimental explosions, this album is another important point in the 'cory thrall discography'..... visit cory on the web: www.felinemafia.com
Keywords: Experimental; Pop Experimental; Experimental; Soundscape; acoustic; Psychedelic; lo-fi pop
|shrew florist "roses" [samarch014] - shrew florist|
shrew florist is an experimental noise trio featuring jared butler, gerry stumbaugh, and cory thrall. this release finds them experimenting on the first song with multiple guitars, layering them into mayhem and madness. it is quite an experience what they have created here - a real trip through the mind and open body. the second song finds them delving deeper into sound and farther into their instruments - creating a far darker song than the first...
Keywords: Avantgarde; Psychedelic Noise; Noise; Experimental; Soundscape; Noise, Lo-Fi, Psychedelic
|d c from c troi's head "live @ Piner High School (1995)" [samarch010] - drinking coffee from counselor troi's head|
in the year 1995, employee 1 was asked by his High School Student Body if he had a band. They were filling in spaces for live performances during the next week's lunchtime Culture Week. employee 1, of course answered "Yes!", and took a reservation in the festivities. "Great!" he figured. "an EXTENDED lunch break to wreck and ruin the hated SCHOOL MASS! and in the School Quad, no less, where they all collected!" employee 1 had already been playing with employees 2 & 3 in an un-named improv noise ...
Keywords: Lo-Fi; Noise; Beyond Classification; Crap; Experimental; improv
|darph/nadeR "this should be our space one" [samarch035] - darph/nadeR|
recorded and released in late 1999 (on cassette, with a run of 8 copies, given to friends), what we have here is "this should be our space one" - darph/nadeR's second release ever! (darph/nadeR is a California experimental duo featuring Jared Butler & Cory Thrall). guest-starring soon-to-be-longtime nadeR collaborator Diana Morales, this album is a junk, toy, household object & instrument free-for-all jam to the glowing stars! (also featuring a bit of some other stuff, too, just for fun!)........
Keywords: Psychotic; Experimental; Psychedelic Noise; Noise, Lo-Fi, Psychedelic; lo-fi; Free Psych-Folk; Destruction!; Noise Improv Freestyle; stoner noise
|drinking c from c troi's head "'into the dark' the archives 1994-1996" [samarch030] - drinking coffee from counselor troi's head|
drinking coffee from counselor troi's head is an experimental noise rock band from Northern California, USA. this is a collection of unreleased recordings beginning from the very first year of troi's existence (1994), and continuing into the 2nd line-up (usually referred to as "troi 2" - basically the '96 version). this is the band that started the samsa records sound!!! get in on the ground floor, where it all began!
Keywords: Loud/noise; Noise Rock; Weirdomusic; Crap; Experimental; Noise; improv; Noise Rock; Noise, Lo-Fi, Psychedelic; Lo-Fi; Post Folk Noise; Psychedelic
|the sleeping room "tonight (phase one)" [samarch020] - the sleeping room|
the sleeping room is a experimental project utilizing analog synthesizers to create psychedelic-tinged ambient textures. "tonight (phase one)" is the sleeping room's first release, and this is a bleak album of dark tones and atmospheres. this music was created for The Audilisk, a sound/art project created for Burning Man 2005. UPDATE: this has been accepted by the Audilisk creators and will be featured at the festival! visit: www.geocities.com/thesleepingroom
Keywords: Dark Ambient; weird; Experimental; Noise; Ambient; Instrumental; Experimental; Ambient; Noise, Lo-Fi, Psychedelic; Atmosphere; minimalism / drone
Downloads: 798 (1 review)
|cory thrall "like a fire/in your atmosphere" [samarch003] - Cory Thrall|
this is cory thrall's 2nd album, which was released on samsa records in 2002 on CDr (the CDr is now long SOLD OUT). before the electronic musings of such albums as "Devils" (2004) and "Syrus Monet" (2004), cory made music with his guitars, synth, voice, and other assorted instruments. this album is considered by most as his best - showcasing his voice and songwriting skills at a very important time...
Keywords: lo-fi amateur pop; Pop Experimental; Album Releases; Singer-Songwriter; Experimental
|butterfly "Part One" [samarch048] - Butterfly|
featuring synth, guitar, flute, mbira, percussion, sound collage, skateboard, and even more - this is butterfly's first release ever - "Part One". recorded and released on CDr in 2003 (and then it quickly went out of print after all copies sold), this was the intro to butterfly's world. mellow, active, ambient, jumpy, kinda noisy - this is how butterfly began their short career! butterfly is: liana benning (of YOURsocialSTANDING & frequent darph/nadeR collaborator) & cory thrall (of darph/nadeR ...
Keywords: Avantgarde; SoundScapes; Instrumental; Noise, Lo-Fi, Psychedelic; Lo-Fi; Free Psych-Folk; Experimental New-No-Wave; Sound Collage; PsychoDelicFolkRock; Abstract; Environmental music; Abstract sound art
Downloads: 10,874 (1 review)
|Sharza Harza "Private Life" [samarch049] - Sharza Harza|
The first full-length release by Moscow's noise unit Sharza Harza is an eclectic effort, incorporating just about everything: from guitar feedback to digitally generated noises to (very possibly) the sound of a heart being broken. Vague sexual references in music and explicit textual content are all here for a distinctive and daring listener.
Keywords: Avantgarde; Sound Art; Experimental; Noise; Experimental,Electronic; Noise, Lo-Fi, Psychedelic; Psychedelic; Weirdo; Horror; Dark film soundtrack
|the tron cycle "the great arab escape" [samarch052] - the tron cycle|
the tron cycle are here again, this time with the release "the great arab escape"! recorded 100% live (with no overdubs), this shifting, expansive album is just one song long - not that short but not too much, either..... visit: www.geocities.com/tron_cycle
Keywords: Experimental; Noise; Noise Rock; Inspired Ranting; Lo-Fi; Psychedelic; Noise/Experimental Rock; Schizo-pop; Dark Ambient; experimental electro crust pop; Space Rock; Psychedelic; Avantgarde Pop
|I APACHE EYE "Greatest Hits Vol. 1" [samarch045] - I APACHE EYE|
yes!!! the dynamic trio of diabolical manic madness are here with a 'Greatest Hits' collection just for you! spanning their 7 releases so far, these songs were chosen by members of IAE themselves! this is what they consider to be their "best" work..... so, sit back and enjoy the experimental/pop/rawk/silliness of I APACHE EYE, the Californian princes of kookiness and ALL THAT CRAP!!! visit: www.iapacheeye.com
Keywords: lo-fi amateur pop; Noise; Psychedelic; Noise/Experimental Rock; Free Psych-Folk; Experimental New-No-Wave; Schizo-pop; Avant-pop; Abstract
|darph/nadeR "THE END OF THE WORLD" [samarch027] - darph/nadeR|
darph/nadeR is an experimental/noise duo from Santa Rosa, California. this album was recorded live on 11/3/2004, and was darph/nadeR's response to the results of the Nov. 2nd 2004 U.S. Presidential Elections. this album features noise pedals, electric guitar, screamed vocals, and more! visit: www.darphnader.net
Keywords: Noise; Terror; Loud/noise; Mechanical Death; Psychotic; Soundscape; Experimental; Harsh Noise; Noise; Noise, Lo-Fi, Psychedelic; Prophesy
|Suspicious Bundle of Trash "Goats N' Shit" [samarch036] - Suspicious Bundle of Trash|
Suspicious Bundle of Trash (or SBOT) is a six-man noise jam group from Northern California, USA - and this is their 1st actual release! they mix crazy sounds and tones with other such music in a way all their own to create chaos and sinister rawking tunes for your beginning of night-time.....or SOMETHING!!! visit: www.geocities.com/suspiciousbundleoftrash
Keywords: Weirdomusic; Psychedelic Rock; Mechanical Death; Psychotic; Experimental; Harsh Noise; Noise; Noise; Lo-Fi; Noise/Experimental Rock; Noise Improv Freestyle
|the jeremy irons project "technoISdisco" [samarch053] - the jeremy irons project|
the Jeremy Irons Project (or J.I.P.) was a rock n' rollin' band from Santa Rosa, California that featured Cory Thrall (also of the Catnips, the drone., darph/nadeR, more...), Jared Butler (also of darph/nadeR, more...), Mike Teuscher (from the Catnips, the drone., more...), Doyle Smotherman (from the Black Yen), and Dan Goodsell on drums. the J.I.P.'s first album, and the VERY FIRST samsa records release (on CDr, back in 1999) was "technoISdisco", the re-release you find here...
Keywords: space rock; Noise Rock; Psychedelic Rock; wild wild rock'n'roll; Experimental; Noise Rock; Noise, Lo-Fi, Psychedelic; Noise/Experimental Rock; Garage Rock; Avant-pop; No Wave; Alternative Rock
|the batcave "TERROR" [samarch021] - the batcave|
the batcave have returned with their 2nd release - and their first actual (released) album, "TERROR"! the boys behind the batcave have brought something different this time around, exchanging the heavy distortions and over-bearing tones and feedback of earlier works for clean guitar sounds, crazy non-beats, psychotic vocals, and more atmospheric and heavily psychedelic arrangements and actions. this is the batcave as you've never heard them before! visit: www.geocities.com/thebatcave27
Keywords: Weirdomusic; Psychedelic Rock; Psychotic; Experimental; Noise Rock; Psychedelic Noise; Experimental; Noise, Lo-Fi, Psychedelic; Paranormal; Psychedelic; Noise/Experimental Rock; Stoner Rock